Trade Castles and Forts of West Africa. A. W. Lawrence.

Trade Castles and Forts of West Africa

Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1964.

Hardcover. Fine in a near fine dust jacket. 90 pp text + index, bibliography and 96 b/w plates; several plans in the text. Publisher's brown cloth w/gilt lettering on spine. As new, in a clean dust jacket with just a touch of shelf wear. Lawrence "directed archaeological investigations in Ghana from 1951 to 1957 and undertook the repair or restoration of the principal remaining buildings. He traces the growth and decay of all those still visible in West Africa (and the peculiarities of some that have perished)."

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